State News

Early voting period for primaries begins

Friday, June 26 was the official start of the early voting period for the Vermont statewide primary elections, which takes place on Aug. 11. “Early voting, including no-excuse absentee voting by mail, provides critical access to the ballot box for voters […]

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Vermont sees early season drought

Recent rains will help, crowd-sourcing tool allows public to report and track water shortages According to the U.S. Drought Monitor, approximately 571,000 Vermonters or 91% of the population are living in an area of the state that is experiencing abnormally dry […]

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A memorable Legislative session

BY Sen. Allison Clarkson Our extraordinary 2020 Vermont Legislative Session recessed for eight weeks on Friday night June 26 just after 9 p.m. Distinguished by our mid-March pivot to dealing with Vermont’s response to the novel coronavirus pandemic which hit […]

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Zoom, Zoom, Zoom

By Rep. Jim Harrison No, it’s not the sound of a toy car, like the one we gave our son, Ben, many years ago. We quickly regretted the present as that’s all we heard, vroom, vroom…as he revved it up […]

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Thinking outside the box

Vermont Youth Project mobilizes community to reach youth this summer RUTLAND—When a group of dedicated agencies known as the Vermont Youth Project of Rutland County realized that youth summer camp programs were going to be limited, they acted.  Working together, […]

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